Dan Jorgensen releases the first chimpanzee in AAP’s new primate hall in Almere

On 12/07/2013, in All posts, by Animal Welfare Intergroup

On Wednesday, Dan Jørgensen MEP has officially opened the new primate hall and quarantine rescue centre of the Stichting Aaap in Almere, Netherslands. This opening had been organised in the context of a seminar on Positive lists and exotic pets. During this event, Eurogroup for Animals has also launched a  report on the keeping and sale […]

Conference on the European Citizens’ Initiative STOP VIVISECTION

On 02/07/2013, in All posts, by Animal Welfare Intergroup

Last week, Sonja Alfano (ALDE, IT), Michèle Striffler (EPP, FR), Cristiana Muscardini (ECR, IT), Jo Leinen (S&D, DE), Michèle Rivasi (Greens/EFA, FR) and Dan Jørgensen (S&D, DK)  have co-hosted a conference in support of the European Citizens’ initiative “Stop Vivisection”. Several well-known speakers like Jeremy Rifkin, Claude Reiss or the former Intergroup Member Gianni Tamino spoke about at […]